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Nursing Home Alternative

Posted: April 21st, 2011
A great piece from The Acorn News, written by Steve Holt

Adults with elderly parents who are frail can help them continue living at home, even if their mental or physical health is deteriorating.

It’s important for baby boomers to know about things like this. We may have a mom or a dad who is aging quickly, or we’re starting to think about our own vulnerabilities.

Also, there’s a chance we’ve visited an assisted-care facility. Even the nicer ones make us feel uncomfortable. Read More

Long Distance Caregiving

Posted: March 23rd, 2011

Stress Relieving Tips

Posted: March 20th, 2011

Aging In Place

Posted: March 20th, 2011

According to the Journal of Housing for the Elderly, ‘aging in place’ means not having to move from one’s present residence in order to secure necessary support services in response to changing needs. 

An AARP survey indicated that more than 80%  of seniors want to stay in their homes for the rest of their lives.  It’s a familiar and comfortable environment, prompting feelings of safety, security and independence.  Some key facts about aging in place:

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Nursing Homes

Posted: March 11th, 2011

Assisted Living

Posted: March 11th, 2011

Elder Abuse

Posted: March 11th, 2011

Caregiver Stress

Posted: March 10th, 2011

Signs of Caregiver Stress:

Signs of Caregiver Stress
Taking a ‘Healthy Break’

A caregivers’ job is a constant one, and stepping away every now and again is essential to the whole family’s health.

There aren’t too many families today where somewhere along the line someone’s not doing their share of caregiving. Whether it’s a child to a parent, a parent to a child, a sibling to a sibling, someone is taking care of a sick family member.  The problem with this is that more often than not, the caregivers themselves are getting sick. Read More

CareGiver Support

Posted: March 8th, 2011

 

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